"Fire."

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic
A poem about fire.

Submitted: July 22, 2012

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Submitted: July 22, 2012

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Like a child 
with a lollipop, 
The fire
 happily licked
 the decaying wood 
of the red farmhouse door.
It tastes like candy, he said,
 Dancing
 red orange with perfect delight.
And then it was gone
 in one great bite.
 


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